2019-20 Events

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Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec | Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug

Events will be added as they are scheduled.

Parking in
Miller Auditorium
Monday–Thursday: Metered only until 8 p.m. ($0.25 per 10 min.)
Friday–Sunday: Free in any space starting at 4 p.m. Friday
Miller Auditorium small bag policy

In an effort to enhance the safety of our patrons, Miller Auditorium adopted a best practices policy, consistent with policies being implemented at Performing Arts Centers across the nation. Please note, when coming to Miller, bags and purses should be no larger than 4.5" X 6.5", or approximately the size of a small hand bag or clutch purse. Anything larger than that may be subject to search or you may be requested to return the bag to your vehicle. Backpacks of any kind are strictly prohibited.

 

September

Best of MAT
Tuesday, Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Alex Hayashi, Oboe, and Ellen Breakfield-Glick, Clarinet
Wedesday, Sept. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Noa Even, Saxophone
Thursday, Sept. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Guest Artist Recital: Spektral Quartet with Mark DeChiazza
Friday, Sept. 20, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Haenicke International Scholars Concert
Thursday, Sept. 26, 7:30 pm
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

October

University Jazz Orchestra
Thursday, Oct. 3, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Don't Look Down
Saturday, Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

University Symphony Orchestra with 2018 Stulberg Finalist Nathan Le, Cello
Sunday, Oct. 6, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

University Jazz Lab Band
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: MOJATUBA
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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University Wind Symphony
Sunday, Oct. 13, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

University Symphonic Band and University Concert Band
Monday, Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

Guest Artist Recital: David Binder, Trombone
Monday, Oct. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Cristina Fava, Lecturer, and Lori Sims, Piano
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Jazz Masters: John Patitucci, Bass
Thursday, Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Choral Showcase: Collegiate Singers, Cantus Femina, and University Chorale
Sunday, Oct. 27, 2 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Bronco Marching Band
Sunday, Oct. 27, 4 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Charge

Surround Sound Concert
Tuesday, Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Student Composers I
Wednesday, Oct. 30, 1 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Birds on a Wire
Wednesday, Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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November

Western Winds
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: University Jazz Orchestra with Emilio Solla, Piano
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Laura Melton, Piano
Thursday, Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Gold Company Sneak Preview
Friday, Nov. 8, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: VOCES8
Saturday, Nov. 9, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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University Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Live Electronics Concert
Monday, Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Guest Artist Recital: Rob Clearfield, Piano
Tues, Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: University Symphony Orchestra
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Campus Choir
Thursday, Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Big Band Swing Tribute: University Jazz Orchestra and University Jazz Lab Band
Friday, Nov. 15, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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WMU School of Music Opera: Così fan tutte
Friday, Nov. 22, and Saturday, Nov. 23, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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University Wind Symphony and University Symphonic Band
Sunday, Nov. 24, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

Western Horn Choir
Monday, Nov. 25, 5 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

University Percussion Ensemble
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

 

December

Student Composers II
Tuesday, Dec. 3 , 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

University Concert Band
Thursday, Dec. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

A Choral Christmas: University Chorale, Cantus Femina, Collegiate Singers
Saturday, Dec. 7, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church, Kalamazoo, Charge
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Annual Holiday Concert: "Jazz for the Holidays"
Sunday, Dec. 8, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Charge
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A Brass Celebration of Christmas
Sunday, Dec. 15, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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January

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Lori Sims, Piano, and Yu Lien The, Piano
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Western Brass Quintet
Wednesday, Jan. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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University Jazz Orchestra and University Jazz Lab Band
Thursday, Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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February

42nd Annual Gold Company Show
Friday, Feb. 8, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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42nd Annual Gold Company Show
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
Purchase Tickets for 2 p.m. or 8 p.m.

University Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, Feb. 9, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

Western Winds
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Concerto Competition Finals
Saturday, Feb. 15, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

University Wind Symphony and University Concert Band
Sunday, Feb. 16, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

University Symphonic Band
Monday, Feb. 17, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: John Wesley Wright, Tenor
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Choral Showcase: Collegiate Singers, Cantus Femina, and University Chorale
Sunday, Feb. 34, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Birds on a Wire
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Student Composers III
Wednesday, Feb. 26, 1 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

March

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: "400: An Afrikan Epic"
Wednesday, Mar. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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82nd Annual Southwestern Michigan Vocal Festival: Dr. Jonathan Talberg, Guest Conductor
Thursday, Mar. 12, 7 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

Bullock Performance Institute: The Music of Julian Krein
Wednesday, Mar. 18, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Hsu/Kemper Duo
Thursday, Mar. 19, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Western Invitational Jazz Festival: Closing Concert featuring University Jazz Orchestra
Saturday, March 21, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Hinge Ensemble
Thursday, Mar. 26, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Gold Company Vocal Jazz Invitational: Closing Concert featuring Gold Company
Saturday, March 28, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Opera Workshop
Monday, Mar. 30, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

University Jazz Lab Band
Tuesday, Mar. 31, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

April

Trombone Choir
Thursday, Apr. 2, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Trumpet Day Closing Concert featuring Malcolm McNabb, Trumpet
Friday, Apr. 3, 4 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Student Composers IV
Saturday, Apr. 4, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

University Symphonic Band and University Concert Band
Sunday, Apr. 5, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

Gold Company II
Sunday, Apr. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Guest Artist Recital: Andrea Cheeseman, Clarinet
Monday, Apr. 6, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Dalton WED@7:30PM: Live and Interactive: Megumi Kanda, Trombone
Wednesday, April 8, 7:30 p.m.
Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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52nd Annual Spring Conference on Wind and Percussion Music: Julie Giroux, Guest Composer and Conductor
Thursday, April 9, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

40th Annual Music Therapy Clinic Concert
Monday, Apr. 13, 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

60th Annual Concerto Concert: University Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, April 14, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

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